This is a great writing article by Dana Kaye on keeping focused when writing. I swear by #2.
“Disable the phone or turn the ringer down. 9 times out of 10, it isn’t an emergency. If you have a smart phone, turn off your e-mail alerts or set up an automatic response.”
I actually put my BlackBerry into sleep mode when I’m writing. 🙂 Otherwise, the flashing LED light calls to me…
Click here to read Dana’s article.